Special occasion recipes with tomato
TOmato, plum and almond galette with tomato caramelThe dessert course from the winner of our 2022 Golden Tomato Cook, Kate Phillips. Kate says ‘This unorthodox sweet tomato, plum and almond galette is a fun, unexpected way to use a tin of whole tomatoes. The sticky tomato caramel is a bit of a revelation and really brings the whole dish together!’
Tomato, ricotta and guanciale stuffed girella pastaThe main course from the winner of our 2022 Golden Tomato Cook, Kate Phillips. Tomato pasta dough is made with the juice from Mutti Polpa, then stuffed with a ricotta, guanciale and Polpa flavour-bomb of a filling, curled into one long ravioli spiral and served on top of a rich tomato sauce. A scatteringof fresh
Panzanella salad with cherry tomatoesPerfect for easy summer entertaining, this traditional Tuscan salad of bread, tomatoes, herbs and fresh vegetables is perfect for a light summer meal or a side salad. Day old crusty bread can be grilled or toasted, or simply torn into bite-sized pieces and tossed together with the vinaigrette, which is made with the juice from
Potato gnocchi with spicy tomato sauce*Recipe adapted from “How to Eataly: A Guide to Cooking, Buying, and Eating Italian Food”, by Oscar Farinetti. The delightfully light texture of handmade gnocchi is so far superior to storebought, the extra time and effort is well worth it.
Tomato tartare made with chopped tomatoesFresh and tangy tomato flavor is the highlight of this simple antipasto recipe. Draining concentrates the complex ripe flavors of the tomatoes and creates a wonderfully spreadable consistency. Serve with crackers or crusty bread or spread on sandwiches as a zesty condiment.